Brigitte Adolph’s elaborately crafted pieces look like delicate lace. What seems to be finespun fabric, however, turns out to be pure precious metal.
This graduate designer likes to play with optical illusions. Although inspired by the past, her rings, brooches, pendants and earrings are nevertheless characterized by an authentic, contemporary formal idiom.
In 2007 Brigitte Adolph was honoured with the coveted RedDot Award for her Loop pearl necklace.
The Nottingham Heritage Collection was created in the context of the “Creative Twinning” competition after an encounter with the English lacemaker Jayne Childs. Nottingham was the centre of mechanized lace manufacturing in the 19th and 20th centuries. The motifs are inspired by traditional Nottingham designs from the Art Nouveau era.